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 Traveling van brings mammography to women across a wide area

Traveling van brings mammography to women across a wide area

June 24, 2022

Interview with Wendy Hunt, program manager for Upstate's mobile mammography...


How genetics relates to childhood cancer

How genetics relates to childhood cancer

June 17, 2022

Interview with Upstate pediatric oncologist Gloria Kennedy, MD


Cancer patients must be vigilant about potential medical emergencies

Cancer patients must be vigilant about potential medical emergencies

April 20, 2022

Interview with Ali Wazir, MBBS, a fellow in hematology/oncology at Upstate


 How COVID-19 threatens people with weakened immune systems

How COVID-19 threatens people with weakened immune systems

March 30, 2022

Interview with Elizabeth Asiago-Reddy, MD, chief of infectious diseases at...


How to get a good night's sleep; cancer survivor explains the disease to children; training mental health providers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 27, 2022

How to get a good night's sleep; cancer survivor explains the disease to children; training mental health providers: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 27, 2022

March 25, 2022

Interviews with sleep specialist Dragos Manta, MD, childhood cancer survivor and...


Children's book about cancer aims to help friends understand a complex disease

Children's book about cancer aims to help friends understand a complex disease

March 24, 2022

Interview with author and childhood cancer survivor Anne Bramlage, EdD


How the kidney waiting list works; patients with impaired consciousness; helping someone with cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 13, 2022

How the kidney waiting list works; patients with impaired consciousness; helping someone with cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, March 13, 2022

March 11, 2022

Interviews with transplant surgery chief Reza Saidi, MD, ethicist and...


Explaining the HPV vaccine and cervical cancer; avoiding lead poisoning of children: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022

Explaining the HPV vaccine and cervical cancer; avoiding lead poisoning of children: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022

February 25, 2022

Interviews with pediatric infectious disease specialist Manika Suryadevara, MD,...


Coping with prostate cancer's emotional toll; therapy for the pelvic floor; getting a hernia repaired; Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022

Coping with prostate cancer's emotional toll; therapy for the pelvic floor; getting a hernia repaired; Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022

February 18, 2022

Interviews with psychologist Dorianne Eaves, PsyD, physical therapists Jillian...


Edible pot vs. smoked pot; mental health services for youth; bladder cancer and treatment: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022

Edible pot vs. smoked pot; mental health services for youth; bladder cancer and treatment: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Feb. 13, 2022

February 11, 2022

Interviews with toxicologist Willie Eggleston, PharmD, child psychologist Ron...


HPV vaccine prevents cervical cancer

HPV vaccine prevents cervical cancer

February 10, 2022

Interview with Allison Roy, MD, a gynecologic oncologist at Upstate


Therapy aims to help men with prostate cancer manage anxiety, depression, fear

Therapy aims to help men with prostate cancer manage anxiety, depression, fear

January 28, 2022

Interview with Upstate Cancer Center psychologist Dorianne Eaves, PsyD


HPV vaccine can prevent cervical cancer, genital warts

HPV vaccine can prevent cervical cancer, genital warts

January 27, 2022

Interview with Manika Suryadevara, MD, who specializes in pediatric infectious...


When bladder cancer means bladder removal: surgical options

When bladder cancer means bladder removal: surgical options

January 20, 2022

Interview with urologist Joseph Jacob, MD, director of Upstate's bladder cancer...


Preparing a child for surgery; detecting and treating pancreatic cancer: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021

Preparing a child for surgery; detecting and treating pancreatic cancer: Upstate Medical University’s HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 26, 2021

December 21, 2021

Interview with pediatric surgeon Michaela "Mikki" Kollisch, MD, and the interim...


Ovarian cancer surgery; a diabetes drug without side effects; a disease that can threaten transplant patients: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021

Ovarian cancer surgery; a diabetes drug without side effects; a disease that can threaten transplant patients: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021

December 10, 2021

Interviews with gynecologic oncologist Rinki Agarwal, MD, chemistry professor...


New radiation delivery method for brain tumors; assessing one's risk of cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021

New radiation delivery method for brain tumors; assessing one's risk of cancer: Upstate Medical University's HealthLink on Air for Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021

November 23, 2021

Interviews with Upstate neurosurgeon Harish Babu, MD, PhD, and Upstate genetic...


Study compares surgeries for reducing ovarian cancer risk in women at high risk for the disease

Study compares surgeries for reducing ovarian cancer risk in women at high risk for the disease

November 22, 2021

Interview with Rinki Agarwal, MD, an associate professor of obstetrics and...


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